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The Right Way to Eliminate State Income Taxes

Eli Lehrer | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics
Eli Lehrer

Income taxes are also expensive to collect and easy to evade. They're far from ideal by any standard. But states that want to cut or eliminate personal income taxes (a good thing) need to think carefully about how they do it.

Shh! (Or, Why Your Screaming Baby Should Have You Worried)

Justin Snider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Justin Snider

You're trapped on a cross-country flight and, in the row behind you, two parents are sitting happily with a 12-month-old baby. The baby is preternaturally silent. This will not last.